Hong Kong Electric Tramway Car (1st class) | Gwulo: Old Hong Kong

Hong Kong Electric Tramway Car (1st class)

Primary tabs

Hong Kong Electric Tramway Car (1st class)

First generation tram car. On Flickr it is identified as a first class tram.

Date picture taken (may be approximate): 
Sunday, January 1, 1905

Comments

This is car 17 of first class tram, the car number was in 'garter' form in the centre. Though it served 1st-class passengers, some are unwilling to use the enclosed cabin due to too hot, later part of benches were 'preserved' for them on thrid-class trams.

Regards, Joseph